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Gambaro

33 Caxton St | Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
+61 7 3369 9500
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“seafood” (107 reviews)
“mud crab” (22 reviews)
“crepes” (24 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
33 Caxton St | Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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1 - 10 of 442 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With the state of origin crowds descending on Caxton Street we found the Gambero a really easy place to access and get a nice beer or two before the big match. The service was great as was the entertainment.

Thank Mark U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nicely situated in Caxton street and have to say the oysters we're very nice - hot mix platter was melting in our mouth - linguine marinara was excellent but most of all the lobster mornay A1 - staff very courteous and considering how busy...More

Thank Topl1ne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Once again,we had an awesome meal. Love coming too this place when in Brisbane. Never disappoints. Great service

Thank Dean K
Reviewed May 11, 2017

the food and the service were lovely. we were celebrating my mother's 90th birthday and at the end of the meal one of the staff presented Mum with two lovely momentoes from Gamberos for her birthday. She loved it.

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Thank Suzanne E
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

We all went to Gambaros on a Saturday night they were heaving, the girls at door were really friendly and found us a table very quickly, we had a drink in the bar and went to the table, the Irish bartender and young lady behind...More

Thank foodbus91
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

March was mud crab month at Gambaro. All of us had the special, it was exceptional. The crabs were cooked to perfection and the crabs were so full. If you want mud crabs this is the place to go.

Thank Roynu
Reviewed April 2, 2017

Have always wanted to go there but I was a bit disappointed. We ordered a hot entree seafood platter for 2 to start with. It was cooked nicely but lacking in presentation. We then had the Seafood platter for 2 and it was a little...More

Thank kazkel
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

It is such a pity. The food we ordered was pretty good but service was a let down. No one to meet and greet. Servers seems like they do not want to be there, very arrogant and made us feel uncomfortable. A seafood restaurant without...More

1  Thank JXman
Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

I was so excited to finally be going to Gambaro's after years of hearing it was the premier seafood restaurant in Brisbane. Firstly it was a late minute decision to go and a quick phone call was answered by a lovely lady who was very...More

1  Thank Catchy888
Thierry T, General Manager at Gambaro, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2017

Dear Catchy888, Thank you for your review. I am so disappointed that your special evening did not match your expectations. I sincerely apologies regarding the service issue and the steak not cook to your preferred temperature. This is not to our standards at all. Regarding...More

Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

We went there as a birthday celebration for myself, the cocktails were great, service very attentive and the seafood platter (which was the very reason we went) was outstanding. We also ordered broccolini as a side and that was ample for the two of us.

1  Thank nudels
Thierry T, General Manager at Gambaro, responded to this reviewResponded March 28, 2017

Dear nudels, Thank you for choosing Gambaro Restaurant for your birthday celebration. I am very glad you enjoyed this special time with us. Please don't wait for your next birthday to come and enjoy our seafood platter again! See you soon. Kindest regards Thierry T

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tricia j
Is Gambaro's BYO?
December 12, 2016|
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Response from Thierry T | Property representative |
Dear Tricia J, From 3 January 2017, Gambaro Seafood Restaurant will be BYO every Monday evenings. Bring your best bottles. Kindest regards. Thierry T
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Kerri-Leelee M
Is there a dress code?
May 11, 2015|
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Response from GambaroBrisbane | Property representative |
Hi, No there is no dress code, but smart casual is recommended. Regards, Gambaro Management.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$5 - $48
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 am - 11:30 am
Monday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 am - 10:00 am
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Caxton St | Petrie Terrace, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
  • Phone Number: +61 7 3369 9500
  • E-mail
Description
Winner of Best Seafood Restaurant in the 2014 QLD Restaurant and Catering Awards for Excellence.
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